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Old 06-04-17, 10:20 AM
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Indeed an interesting helmet and with what is undoubtedly a triple fern reinforcement badge and a puggaree side patch.
I am feeling Bill does not have a last name?

Until yesterday ,I did not have a name for 'Bill '
I matched him to William Webb 10/1018.

A returned Gallipoli man
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Old 06-04-17, 08:31 PM
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Congratulations Iain. A terrific effort.

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Old 07-04-17, 09:32 AM
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Until yesterday ,I did not have a name for 'Bill '
I matched him to William Webb 10/1018.

A returned Gallipoli man
Well that explains the patched helmet and why he has 9th shoulder insignia.
It appears the photo was taken on his return from Gallipoli, perhaps the badge being worn is due to a lack of availability of a 9th Regiment hat badge.


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